The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 70 59 39
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -20
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 11 16 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.44% 1.93% 4.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.68% 2.48% 5.87%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 31
Average salary £35,000 £22,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -43.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Unit Testing
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
656 645 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 85.64% 77.62% 83.46%
Number of salaries quoted 549 455 454
Average salary £40,000 £37,050 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.96% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the North East region.

Unit Testing Salary Trend in the North East

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the North East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in the North East

Unit Testing
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the North East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -9 11 £35,000 +55.55% 5
Unit Testing
England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the North East region citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Unit Testing.

1 21 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (83.33%) C#
2 20 (83.33%) .NET
3 18 (75.00%) MVC
4 17 (70.83%) SQL Server
4 17 (70.83%) OO
5 16 (66.67%) ASP.NET
6 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
7 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
8 8 (33.33%) Web Services
8 8 (33.33%) Finance
8 8 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (33.33%) Multithreading
9 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
9 7 (29.17%) CRM
9 7 (29.17%) Visual Studio
10 6 (25.00%) SQL
10 6 (25.00%) TDD
10 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
10 6 (25.00%) QA
10 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
10 6 (25.00%) Waterfall
11 5 (20.83%) Heroku
11 5 (20.83%) REST
11 5 (20.83%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (20.83%) Line Management
11 5 (20.83%) Amazon AWS

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the North East region citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Unit Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (20.83%) IIS
1 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) CMS
2 1 (4.17%) Orchard CMS
2 1 (4.17%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (20.83%) SaaS
2 5 (20.83%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) HTTP
1 5 (20.83%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (70.83%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (29.17%) Visual Studio
3 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 5 (20.83%) JIRA
5 4 (16.67%) NUnit
6 1 (4.17%) ReSharper
6 1 (4.17%) MSTest
6 1 (4.17%) Moq
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Back Office
3 1 (4.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (41.67%) Software Developer
3 9 (37.50%) C# Developer
4 6 (25.00%) .NET Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (8.33%) C++/Java Developer
6 2 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Agile .NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Agile C# Developer
6 2 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Lead Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Web Developer
6 2 (8.33%) C++ Developer
6 2 (8.33%) C++ Software Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (83.33%) .NET
2 16 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 8 (33.33%) Web Services
4 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (20.83%) REST
6 4 (16.67%) HTML
6 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 4 (16.67%) WinForms
6 4 (16.67%) CSS
7 2 (8.33%) WPF
7 2 (8.33%) Entity Framework
7 2 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (4.17%) CSS3
8 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (4.17%) Razor View Engine
8 1 (4.17%) Autofac
8 1 (4.17%) HTML5
8 1 (4.17%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (12.50%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (8.33%) Physics
3 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.33%) CUDA
4 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (75.00%) MVC
3 17 (70.83%) OO
4 8 (33.33%) Multithreading
5 7 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (29.17%) CRM
6 6 (25.00%) TDD
6 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (25.00%) Waterfall
7 5 (20.83%) Line Management
7 5 (20.83%) Release Management
7 5 (20.83%) ERP
7 5 (20.83%) Scrum
7 5 (20.83%) Project Management
7 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery
8 4 (16.67%) Use Case
8 4 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
8 4 (16.67%) Product Management
9 2 (8.33%) Domain-Driven Design
9 2 (8.33%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 20 (83.33%) C#
2 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
3 6 (25.00%) SQL
4 4 (16.67%) Java
5 2 (8.33%) C++
6 1 (4.17%) Delphi
6 1 (4.17%) PHP
6 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.17%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) PhD
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
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